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Psychological First Aid (PFA) Field Operations Guide for Community Religious Professionals

NCTSN Resource

Resource Description

Provides guidance on responding to disaster, violence, or terrorism events using the Psychological First Aid intervention. This version gives religious community professionals practical assistance to meet immediate needs and concerns, reduce distress, and foster adaptive coping in the wake of a disaster. The manual includes in-depth information about each of the eight core actions and accompanying handouts for adults, adolescents, parents and caregivers, and providers.

Published in 2006